Lists the properties of selected entities.
Note: This command is largely superseded by the Properties command.
Accessing the Command
command bar: list
aliases: li, ls
menu bar: Tools | List Entities
ribbon: Tools | Inquiry | List Entity Info
toolbar: Inquiry |
Prompts you in the command bar:
SOrt/Tracking/<Select entities to list>: (Choose one or more entities, or enter an option.)
This command returns long lists of data, so press F2 to switch to the Prompt History window. When listing gets too long, press Esc to end it.
Switches from sequential to sort mode; prompts you:
SEquential/Tracking/<Select entities to list> - (enter an option):
When you select more one entity, this option lists them sorted by entity.
For example, select a line, an arc, and another line. This option lists them as line 1, line 2, and arc 1.
A typical List listing looks like this:
------ Line 0 -----------------------------------------------------
Current space: Model
From point: X= -36.0000 Y= 16.5000 Z= 0.0000
To point: X= -24.5000 Y= 11.5000 Z= 0.0000
Angle in UCS XY plane: 337
Delta values: X= 11.5000 Y= -5.0000 Z= 0.0000
Area - reports the area, circumference, and perimeter of entities.
DbList - reports parameters of every entity in the drawing.
Dist - reports the 2D and 3D distances between two points.
Id - reports the x,y,z coordinates of picked points.
MassProp - reports the properties of solid models and regions.
Properties - lists the area and other parameters of entities in a palette.